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Trip 7 Success: We have a Tank!!

Trip 7 Success: We have a Tank!!

In February, EWB-DC’s Cameroon Team returned from the fifth implementation trip for the Mbokop Water and Health Project. Team members have now visited the Mbokop communities of Cameroon’s English speaking Northwest Region seven times since 2012! The current project is focused on constructing a water conveyance and storage system to provide clean drinking water to the village of Mangi year…
 
Giving Tuesday, and All Other Days

Giving Tuesday, and All Other Days

Between Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday, online retailers raked in over $5.3 billion in sales in two days alone. Cyber Monday added an additional $3.4 billion on top of that, a new record, for a total of over $8.7 billion in sales. This only online, and does not include any sales in stores on those days. While the deals are…
 
Trip Six Complete!

Trip Six Complete!

EWB-DC recently completed our sixth overall trip to Cameroon during March of 2016.  Our amazing team included veteran travelers Angeline and Rob, and new travelers Aileen and Lina. This is the fourth implementation trip for the team, with one of the main objectives of continuing the pipeline installation from the water catchment area to the location of a future storage…
 
A Night Out With EWB-DC

A Night Out With EWB-DC

The Washington DC Professional Chapter of Engineers Without Borders hosted their 2nd Annual Spring Gala this past month in order to raise funds and awareness of the ongoing projects the organization has underway around the world. It was a smashing success, with fantastic attire and décor, all in support of a great organization focused on providing engineering to support to…
 
They’re Leaving on a Jet Plane

They’re Leaving on a Jet Plane

The Cameroon Water and Health Project Team is traveling once again to visit our friends in Mbokop, Cameroon, and further our efforts to bring the community a sustainable, healthy, and reliable source of clean water.  This will be the sixth trip to the community by the project team. The team will be engaging with the community, providing educational lessons on…
 
Back from Mbokop after two weeks on site!

Back from Mbokop after two weeks on site!

School kids say goodbye to EWB-DC Earlier this week, four members of the EWB-DC Cameroon Project Team returned from two weeks on the project site in rural Mbokop, Cameroon. This is the fifth trip the project has taken to the community. This trip included: Implementation activities for the current water system being installed, Assessment activities for a second water system…